Fruitful Marriages, Fruitful Relationships
Christian Joy or FTT?
Galatians 5:22–23 (NIV)
22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, 23 gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.
Let’s each focus on producing the Holy Spirit’s Fruit of joy in our own lives and marriages.
The Fruit of the Spirit is all ____________________________.
Romans 15:13 (NIV)
13 May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the Holy Spirit.
Hebrews 12:2b (NIV)
2b For the joy set before him he endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
The Fruit of the Spirit joy includes ________.
James 1:2–3 (NIV)
2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.
Acts 5:41 (NIV)
41 The apostles left the Sanhedrin, rejoicing because they had been counted worthy of suffering disgrace for the Name.
Fruit of the Spirit joy comes from our _________________________ with _______.
Philippians 4:4 (NIV)
4 Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice!
1 Thessalonians 5:16 (NIV)
16 Rejoice always,
Do I have the Fruit of the Spirit’s joy in my marriage or relationship?